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Re: Font advice needed


Here is the link to help you:


The tool is called TT Converter and let's you convert a mac resource file to
a true type file that can be used in Linux.

I added a line to my XFree86 config so my apps to find the mac fonts I added
in a sub-dir in my ~ dir. It's easier to re-install this way without doing
the conversion again.


> From: "Albert D. Cahalan" <acahalan@cs.uml.edu>
> Date: Tue, 13 Nov 2001 01:16:28 -0500 (EST)
> To: rory@campbell-lange.net (Rory Campbell-Lange)
> Cc: debian-powerpc@lists.debian.org
> Subject: Re: Font advice needed
> Resent-From: debian-powerpc@lists.debian.org
> Resent-Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2001 22:16:52 -0800 (PST)
> Sure, 9pt Geneva (writing) or 9pt Monaco (coding). You have MacOS,
> so you have these fonts. There are tools to create the index files
> needed by XFree86 and other font users. Then add the directory to
> your XFree86 config file.
> It's been a while since I did this, so don't ask for specifics.

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